Lakers Drop Pre-season Opener

The Wallaceburg Lakers take on the Mooretown Flags. (Photo courtesy of Gail Cook)

The Wallaceburg Lakers lost their Junior C pre-season opener, falling 6-2 to Mooretown.

Wallaceburg was kept off the board until the third period when Josh Berkvens and Brendan Ritchie found the back of the net.

The Lakers struggled on the powerplay, going 0-for-5.

Wallaceburg plays their second and final pre-season game on Saturday night in Mooretown.